Minute book of the Denbigh National Eisteddfod, 1939, along with an essay by John Davies entered for competition in the Eisteddfod, entitled, Emrys ap Iwan, yr Arloeswr.
Papers relating to the Denbigh National Eisteddfod, 1939
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- ReferenceGB 222 BMSS DNE
- Dates of Creation1939
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialWelsh.
- Physical Description2 items
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Royal National Eisteddfod of Wales, today, is held annually on alternate years in various locations in north and south Wales. In 1939, the festival was held at Denbigh in north Wales.
John Davies, 1868-1940, competed in the Denbigh Eisteddfod. He was awarded half of the prize money by R.T. Jenkins for his essay on the subject of Emrys ap Iwan. For further biographical information consult Y Bywgraffiadur Cymreig Hyd 1940
Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts
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Essay presented by Mr Ellis Wynne Williams, Abergele.
Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, March 2003.
Other Finding Aids
A typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 10379, 26899
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